| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:35 PM
The Sports Xchange
PHILADELPHIA — Left winger Dainius Zubrus scored the go-ahead goal 7:13 into the third period to lift the New Jersey Devils to a 6-4 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers in their season opener on Thursday night.
| Oct 8, 2014
| 5:32 PM
In predicted order of finish
2013-14: 54-19-9 (117 points), 1st.
Salary-cap problems forced the Bruins to let right wing Jarome Iginla (30 goals) and rugged Shawn Thornton leave as free agents. They're counting on...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 7:11 PM
BOSTON — Vinny Lecavalier's first year with the Flyers didn't turn out all that badly but that didn't stop hockey's media critics from having him practically traded at season's end.
Because the Flyers were under the salary cap gun at the time,...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Scoring champion and MVP Sidney Crosby and goal-scoring champ Alexander Ovechkin have more in common than shiny trophies. Both Crosby’s Pittsburgh Penguins and Ovechkin’s Washington Capitals have a new coach and general manager.
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:23 PM
Once upon a time they were the Broad Street Bullies.
But now, in 2014, the Flyers are decidedly not.
The last true enforcer on their roster, Jay Rosehill, was put on waivers Friday. He's expected to clear and report to the Lehigh Valley Phantoms of...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 7:09 PM
VOORHEES – The decision to send Samuel Morin back to junior hockey wasn't easy but made sense.
Flyers general manager Ron Hextall said Friday it was tempting to keep the rookie defenseman on the roster but then realized his strong performance in...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 8:47 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Hockey bills itself as the fastest sport around, and that probably includes changes in players' roles, too.
Just a year ago, Mark Streit was a brand new addition to the Flyers. A seasoned veteran in his mid-30s, Streit still had a...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:16 PM
It took a while but three players who made the Flyers a powerhouse in the late '90s are finally getting into the team's Hall of Fame.
Eric Lindros, John LeClair and Eric Desjardins will be inducted into the shrine during the upcoming season, the team...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 5:06 PM
When the news broke Tuesday afternoon that Flyers veteran defenseman Kimmo Timonen had been diagnosed with blood clots in both lungs and his right leg, the natural inclination for the media was to speculate on the possibility of his career being over....
| Aug 6, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Perhaps in response to the news that veteran defenseman Kimmo Timonen is likely lost for the majority of the season with blood clots, the Philadelphia Flyers signed defenseman Michael Del Zotto to a one-year contract Tuesday.
The 24-year-old Del Zotto...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week:
+ If Sidney Crosby can be said to do anything quietly, he is quietly having a sensational start. Through Sunday he led the NHL in scoring with 17 points,...